Chrome Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge Firefox Android and i OSCommunity Q&A Many videos on You Tube now run paid advertisements before and during videos for the purpose of monetization and to generate additional revenue.While watching these ads can help support content creators that you like, sometimes you don't want to watch a 30 second ad for a 15 second video.
From Justin Bieber's "Baby" music video to the viral "Charlie bit my finger" clip, watch You Tube's 10 most viewed videos to date below.1.
"Gangnam Style" by Psy Korean rapper Psy's music video for his viral hit "Gangnam Style" holds the title of You Tube's most viewed video ever at over 2.2 billion views since its release on July 15, 2012.
This shift required You Tube to seek permission from its content creators and rights holders to allow their content to be part of the ad-free service; under the new contract terms, partners would receive a share of the total revenue from You Tube Red subscriptions, as determined by how much their content is viewed by subscribers.
You Tube also sought to compete against sites such as Hulu and Netflix by offering original content as part of the subscription service, leveraging prominent You Tube personalities in combination with professional producers.
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